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Sovėksportfilʹm (Firm)

Overview
Works: 234 works in 408 publications in 7 languages and 5,960 library holdings
Genres: Drama  History  Historical films  War films  Silent films  Film adaptations  Science fiction films  Biographical films  Comedy films  Romance films 
Roles: Producer, Publisher
Classifications: PN1997, 791.4372
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Most widely held works about Sovėksportfilʹm (Firm)
 
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Most widely held works by Sovėksportfilʹm (Firm)
The Battleship Potemkin by Sergei Eisenstein( Visual )

29 editions published between 1925 and 2007 in 3 languages and held by 1,389 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Cinematic account of the naval mutiny at Odessa, Russia, during the 1905 revolution
Alexander Nevsky by Sergei Eisenstein( Visual )

10 editions published between 1938 and 2006 in Russian and English and held by 630 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

"Biographical story of Prince Alexander Nevsky and his successful resistance against an attempt by the Teutonic Knights to invade Russia in 1242"--Worldcat, as viewed on April 19, 2007
Die mörder sind unter uns = The murderers are among us by Wolfgang Staudte( Visual )

10 editions published between 1946 and 2006 in German and held by 510 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

"In 1945, after three years in a concentration camp, the artist Susanne Wallner returns to a Berlin in ruins. Despite her unspeakable experiences, she is filled with a renewed desire for life. When she goes back to her old apartment, she learns Dr. Hans Mertens has taken up residence there. He is a physician and a former officer and surgeon in the German army, who is haunted by the memory of the murder of 121 Polish civilians that he did not stop. Under Susanne's care, the broken man gathers new strength and courage. Then, by chance, Mertens meets his former captain and decides to take the law into his own hands."--Container
Moscow does not believe in tears by Vladimir Menʹshov( Visual )

2 editions published in 2004 in Russian and held by 392 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

This film is "Vladimir Menshov's enchanting drama of three women struggling to establish themselves in Russia's huge and often impersonal capital city."
Soli︠a︡ris = Solaris by Andreĭ Arsenʹevich Tarkovskiĭ( Visual )

5 editions published between 1981 and 2002 in Russian and French and held by 304 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

On the water planet Solaris human space explorers encounter a unique and radical intelligence. Contact between man and this entity stretches the limits of reason and insanity, knowledge and comprehension
Repentance by Tʿengiz Abulaże( Visual )

8 editions published between 1984 and 1989 in Georgian and Russian and held by 163 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Explores the tragedy of the Stalinist regime in the Soviet Union as paralleled in a provincial Georgian town. Varlam Aravidze, the former mayor of the town, has died. At his funeral he is mourned ostentatiously by his son Avel, his grandson Tornike and all the townspeople. One woman, however, refuses to let the dictator rest in peace. Night after night, Ketevan Barateli exhumes the body and leaves it in the Aravidze family garden. Her parents were imprisoned and murdered by Varlam and she uses her trial to force the family and the townspeople to confront and acknowledge the horrors of his regime
The sea gull = Chaĭka by Anton Pavlovich Chekhov( Visual )

12 editions published between 1980 and 2016 in Russian and held by 141 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Depicts the languid melancholia of an isolated country estate in 19th century Russia
The Tsar's bride : an opera by Nikolay Rimsky-Korsakov( Visual )

3 editions published between 1985 and 2007 in Russian and held by 121 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

The story of a young girl who is chosen against her will by Tsar Ivan the Terrible to be his bride
Sibiriada : poėma by Andreĭ Mikhalkov-Konchalovskiĭ( Visual )

2 editions published between 1982 and 1994 in Russian and English and held by 118 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

An epic romantic drama about three generations of two feuding families, the rich Solomins and the poor Ustyuzhanins, of a rural Siberian village, from the time of the Russian Revolution to the present-day exploration of hidden resources of Siberian soil
Moscow does not believe in tears( Visual )

4 editions published between 1981 and 2001 in Russian and English and held by 108 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

A romantic comedy about three young, working-class, country girls, who go to Moscow in 1958 to seek work, men, and success. Their fable continues twenty years later in 1978 tracing the results of their romantic and professional pursuits while providing a candid look at everyday life in contemporary Moscow
The Lady with the dog( Visual )

4 editions published between 1959 and 1989 in Russian and held by 106 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

A film adaptation of Chekov's story about a bored, middle-aged, married banker from Moscow who meets a young married woman while on vacation in Yalta at the beginning of the century. They drift into an affair that turns into true love, yet the conventions of society and the couple's need to feel respectable force them to return to their old lives
Ambavi Suramis tsikhitsa = The Legend of Suram fortress( Visual )

5 editions published between 1985 and 2001 in Georgian and held by 102 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

The Legend of Suram fortress: The Georgians' repeated efforts at building a fortress against invaders fail until a fortune teller remembers an old prophecy that the son of her erstwhile lover must be bricked up alive in order for the fortress to stand. The young man sacrifices himself to save his country
Leti︠a︡t zhuravli = The cranes are flying by Mikhail Kalatozov( Visual )

7 editions published between 1957 and 1996 in Russian and held by 96 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Story of youthful love shattered by war. Two young lovers, Boris and Veronica, are certain they will marry and live happily ever after until Boris volunteers for the army
Tini zabutykh predkiv by Sergeĭ Paradzhanov( Visual )

2 editions published between 1988 and 1994 in Ukrainian and held by 92 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

The heartbreaking story of Ivan and Marichka, whose love blooms, only to brutally die, in the remote Carpathian Mountains of medieval Russia. The story of Ivan and Marichka, star-crossed lovers separated by a family feud, in the remote Carpathian Mountains of medieval times. The director combined unreal colors and influences from experimental films, the New Wave, cinema-verite documentaries, and Japanese cinema to create an impressionistic treatment of a Carpathian legend
Oblomov( Visual )

7 editions published between 1981 and 1998 in Russian and held by 92 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

A comedic drama about a landed gentry of nineteenth-century Russia whose indolence destroys his life
Maĭi︠a︡ Pliset︠s︡kai︠a︡( Visual )

3 editions published between 2003 and 2008 in English and Russian and held by 89 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Prima ballerina Maya Plisetskaya, of the Bolshoi Ballet, is the subject of this documentary. Contains some rare films of her as a child, and highlights from Swan lake, Sleeping beauty, Spartacus, Romeo and Juliet, Dying swan, Raymonda, Stone flower, Don Quixote, and other ballets
Fifty years of Soviet cinema 1917-1967 by British Film Institute( Book )

3 editions published in 1967 in English and held by 71 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Bakenbardí = Sidewhiskers( Visual )

2 editions published between 1992 and 1999 in Russian and held by 70 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

The Pushkin Club is a group of reactionaries who affect 19th century dress and want to remove from Russia "the scum of Western influence." In this original, biting satire a warning about the rise of militarism and fascism in Russia is sounded
Lev Tolstoy( Visual )

3 editions published in 1984 in Russian and held by 69 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Film traces the turbulent life of one of the greatest writers of the 19th century, Leo Tolstoy. We follow his life from childhood through his stormy marriage and up to his death
Osenniĭ marafon = Autumn marathon by Georgiĭ Nikolaevich Danelii︠a︡( Visual )

5 editions published between 1979 and 1980 in Russian and held by 68 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

A mild-mannered college professor finds his life made difficult by hounding students, a wronged wife, a demanding mistress, and a neighbor who insists the professor jog with him each morning at dawn
 
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Soli︠a︡ris = Solaris
Alternative Names
Sovéksportfilm

Sovėksportfilʹm, Vsesoi︠u︡znoe obʺedinenie

Sovexportfilm G.m.b.H.

Sovexportfilm GmbH

Soviet Union. Sovėksportfilʹm

Vsesoi︠u︡znoe obʺedinenie Sovėksportfilʹm

Vsesojuznoe Kinoob''edinene "Sovéksportfilm" (SSSR)

Всесоюзное Кинообъединение "Совэкспортфильм" (СССР)

Совэкспортфильм (Firm)

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Tini zabutykh predkiv